DAY 1: AMMAN – PETRA
You will arrive at Amman Airport and be transferred south to Wadi Mousa, the modern city of Petra.
Overnight: Wadi Mousa – Petra (D)
DAY 2: PETRA
Your exploration of ancient Petra will begin with a walk through the Siq, an immense crack in the Nubian sandstone, to the vast unique city carved into the sheer rose-red rock face by the Nabateans. The Treasury (El Khazneh) is one of the most elegant remains of antiquity. Used in the final sequence of the movie “Indiana Jones and The Last Crusade”, the towering facade of the Treasury is only one of a myriad of archaeological wonders to be explored at Petra.
Overnight: Wadi Mousa – Petra (BD)
DAY 3: PETRA – KERAK – MADABA – MT. NEBO – AMMAN
The first stop on the journey back to Amman will be at the imposing Crusader Castle at Kerak. From there the tour will continue to the town of Madaba, the biblical Medaba. Madaba is best known for its Byzantine and Umayyad mosaics. View the famous 6th-century mosaic map of the Holy Land in the Church of St. George. Then continue to Mt. Nebo, the site where Moses allegedly lived out his days, and enjoy the panoramic view across the Jordan Valley and the Dead Sea. Thereafter you will arrive at Amman and have what remains of the day at leisure. Tonight there will be a special Kan Zaman dinner.
Overnight: Amman (BD)
DAY 4: AMMAN
After breakfast, you will be transferred to Amman Airport. (B)